William Dean "Billy" Capman

26 April 1948–11 December 1950 (Age 2)
Battle Creek, Calhoun, Michigan, United States

The Life of William Dean "Billy"

When William Dean "Billy" Capman was born on 26 April 1948, in Battle Creek, Calhoun, Michigan, United States, his father, Harold Lewellyn Capman, was 45 and his mother, Edith Helena May Ritter, was 40. He died on 11 December 1950, in Marshall, Calhoun, Michigan, United States, at the age of 2, and was buried in Oakridge Cemetery, Marshall, Calhoun, Michigan, United States.

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Harold Lewellyn Capman
Edith Helena May Ritter
Stillborn Son Capman
Harold Sidney Capman
Richard Maxim Capman
Theodore Keith Capman
Xenna Ruth Capman
Lloyd W Capman
Judith Elaine Capman
William Dean "Billy" Capman

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World Events (3)

1949 · NATO is Established

Age 1

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization is an alliance between 29 North American and European countries. The agreement of the alliance is to help defend each other if attacked by an external country. The last country to enter was Montenegro in 2017.

Age 2

United States military forces play a leading role against North Korean and Chinese troops in Korean War.
1950 · Start of the Korean War

Age 2

The Korean War was a civil war between North and South Korea. North Korea had support of China and the Soviet Union while South Korea gained support from the United States. The war broke out as a product of the Cold War because of the different ideologies that each side had for what government is. The fighting stopped when an armistice was signed but no peace treaty was ever established. To some the war is still progressing but it is in a stage of frozen conflict.

Name Meaning

Respelling of North German Kampmann, a topographic name for someone who lived by a field or enclosure, Low German Kamp.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Billy Dean Capman, "BillionGraves Index"
  • William Dean Capman, "Find A Grave Index"
  • William D Capman, "Michigan Death Certificates, 1921-1952"

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